Our Struggle at a Glance

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The cost of living has risen 27% since 2008.

California is the richest state in the nation. Nonetheless, it ranks 44 out of 50 states in per-pupil spending.

California ranks 48th out of 50 among the states in student-to-teacher ratio

California Student-to-Counselor Ratio

Students TK-6 take more than 100 standardized tests in LAUSD

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The 287% growth of the charter school industry in Los Angeles since 2008 drains nearly $600 million from our public schools every year.

WORD ON THE STREET

United Teachers Los Angeles
Truck driver on way to GM Corvette plant in Bowling Green decides to turn around at ⁦ @UAW⁩ picket line. Then, he gets out and gives striking workers a hug. https://t.co/UAT9b3rJQP
United Teachers Los Angeles
BREAKING: GM hiring scabs to replace strikers at Missouri and Texas assembly plants https://t.co/rG8byeh3pJ #GMStrike #UAWStrike #UAW UAW #GM
United Teachers Los Angeles
Our crew already kept one car from coming in— no scabs allowed!! #UAW https://t.co/LpBAcT7vbP